Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Origin Britain
Classification Toy
Height 32-33cm / 11-12in
Weight 5-8kg / 10-18lb
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Exercise Medium
Easily Trainable Yes
Watchdog Poor
Good with Children Yes
Good with Other Animals Yes
Indoor / Outdoor Living Indoor
Grooming Twice Weekly
Feeding Normal Diet
Size Small

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Description

The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is a small dog with a beautiful long, silky coat. They have a flat shaped skull and pendent ears that are long and gloriously feathered. Their tail is long and flowing. Colours range from the more common black and tan through to ruby and chestnut and white.

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Character

Cavaliers are a small and affectionate breed of dog; they are effortlessly simple to train as they are very intelligent and eager to please. They do not bark if it is not deemed necessary but will announce visitors, they are too friendly to make a good watchdog though. The breed is friendly to everyone and everything and is perfect as a companion for children or the elderly.

Please note: This is only a guide.

You must contact a breeder club, read relevant literature and even contact vets to understand the full requirements of this breed.

Please ensure your lifestyle, home and family are suited to this particular breed and you fully understand the requirements needed to give the dog the life it deserves.